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Frigidaire dishwasher heated dry way too hot

I was running my new Frigidaire (Electrolux) dishwasher for the second time tonight and my bedside light started flickering, like the power was about to go out. I went downstairs and smelled something burning. Turns out the paper label on a jar I was cleaning came off and burned where it made contact with the heating element. And the dishes were simply too hot to touch. No plastic melted this time, but I can see how it might.

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Wow. So glad to hear that you had no permanent damage.

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